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Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-888-284-8340
TTY Phone 1-800-387-5559
E-Mail mcsinfo@mcys.gov.on.ca
Website www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/specialneeds/autism/ontario-autism-program.aspx
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services focused on helping the child or youth with a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder and their families learn and build skills * services can be received directly through the regional service provider or families can receive funding to work with another service provider

Family Services and Training -- Enrolled families can receive information and training within their community * may include workshops, seminars, consultations and information about autism spectrum disorders and about the Ontario Autism Program

Evidence Based Behavioural Services -- Services to help encourage social skills and functional skills * works to discourage challenging behaviours * also works with families to help support their child's development * services are based on clinical assessments and are individualized

Family Support Worker -- Assigned to families upon enrollment in program * develops Family Service Plan to help ensure that services are goal-centred * answers family questions
Hours Call for hours
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Children and youth with a diagnosed autism spectrum disorder and their families
Application Call the toll-free number or call or visit a Regional Service Provider
Languages English ; French
Fees Free
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
 
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Intersection Bay St and Wellesley St W
Mailing Address PO Box 156 
77 Wellesley St W 
Toronto, ON M7A 1N3
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Disabilities ; Health Care ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Children with Disabilities ; Health & Developmental Disabilities ; Health and Developmental Disabilities ; Resources for Children with Disabilities ; Resources for Youth with Disabilities ; Youth with Disabilities
Service Categories Autism Therapy ; Caregiver Consultation and Support ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Disability Related Parenting Programs ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Family Caregiver Subsidies ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder

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